According to police, a complaint was registered by Lok Janshakti party national secretary Ravi Brahme, who claims that the Ra.One star insulted the tricolour in a video featured on Youtube, PTI reports.
"Shah Rukh Khan has been booked under sections of Prevention of Insults to National Honour Act, 1971," a police officer said.
"The case was registered on August 14 and has been transferred to Mumbai police for further investigation. The case documents consist of some photos and videos too."
The Chatushringi police confirmed that an FIR was issued against the actor on August 14.
The actor has not issued a statement in response to the complaint registered against him.